| Nov 14, 2014
| 1:05 AM
The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for most areas on the Peninsula. The warning is in effect through 9 a.m. Saturday.
Newport News, Hampton, York County and Poquoson are covered under the outlook.
A freeze warning means that sub-...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Congestion continues to back up traffic around much of Hampton Roads this morning, particularly on the southside, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
At the James River Bridge on U.S. Route 17, an opening is scheduled for 11 a.m....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:25 AM
On US-17 between Newport News and Isle of Wight County, the James River Bridge is scheduled to open at 12:30 p.m.
Expect potential delays.
Source: Virginia Department of Transportation.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:09 PM
The American and French victory over the British at Yorktown played out on such an epic scale that the massive earthworks — restored in the 1930s — still dominate the landscape 233 years later.
But the trenches that won the Revolution on...
| Oct 12, 2014
For those worried about being caught on camera while driving through Hampton Roads, the Virginia State Police is still waiting to install software before firing up the license plate readers placed on the area's bridges and tunnels last year.
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:57 PM
GROUP 4A SOUTH REGIONAL
Results from Monday’s and Tuesday’s tournament on Williamsburg National’s Yorktown Course:
1. Jamestown 310-295-605
2. Glen Allen 315-306-621
3. Monacan 323-342-665
| Oct 8, 2014
| 12:42 AM
Wednesday's going to feel much warmer than Tuesday with slightly higher temperatures and a boost in the humidity.
The National Weather Service is calling for a high temperature of about 84 degrees, and the humidity is back up near 100 percent. Expect...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Editor's note: This week's Writers' Block column is being written by staff writer Ann M. Efimetz.
The season of summer reading is upon us.
Blockbusters aren't just movies. Online booksellers have editor's picks suggesting titles that can entertain and...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Reducing impact on bay
The lower Chesapeake Bay has indeed been fortunate in dodging oxygen-starved dead zones this summer ("Virginia's lower bay dodges the record dead zone of the upper bay," Sept. 4). However, Hampton Roads has seen its share of dirty,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:18 AM
Menchville seeks next step, but TJ guys loom now
Though they've hit a huge roadblock in an academically elite school named after our nation's third president, this will go down as a huge year for Menchville High's Monarchs, and especially sophomore...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Armageddon is threatening to engulf, if not all of humanity, at least a good part of Hampton Roads. In other words, it's just another day in the life of Thomas Statford, private eye of the gods.
Statford, the title character in Hampton author John G....